Sheikh Zayed Book Award Encourages Culture of Reading

Abu Dhabi,

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award, an initiative by the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), organised two panels in March as part of the Month of Reading to help promote a culture of reading in th ...

SHEIKH ZAYED BOOK AWARD 2018 – CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi, May 29, 2017 - The Sheikh Zayed Book Award has announced it is now accepting nominations for its 2018 edition, with submissions accepted until October 1st 2017. The announcement was made during a meeting of th ...

Awards Presentation Ceremony marked on April 30

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi 27 March, 2017- Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the 11th Sheikh Zayed Book Award ceremony ...

Zayed Book Award Board of Trustees Approves Winners

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi, March 12, 2017 – The Board of Trustees of Sheikh Zayed Book Award has approved the winners’ list put forward by the Award’s Scientific Committee for the eleventh cycle (2016 – 2017). The Board’s annual meeting ...

SZBA Annual Book Award Ceremony next Sunday

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi, 26 April 2016 – The grand ceremony to present the 10th Sheikh Zayed Book Awards will take place next Sunday May 1st 2016, under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhab ...

'Young Author' contenders revealed

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi 18 Nov 2015–The Sheikh Zayed Book Award (SZBA) announced today its long list for its Young Author prize in the tenth cycle. The Longlist for the category consists of 11 titles out of 335 nominations received in ...

Reading Panels continue evaluating submitted works

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi, September 22, 2015 – The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced the interim results of its nominations phase so far as per the reading panels’ work in progress as part of its 10th edition proceedings. The “Young Au ...

Sheikh Zayed Book Award 2016 call for nomination

Abu Dhabi,

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award has announced accepting nominations for its tenth cycle of 2015/2016 starting mid of this month until 30 September 2015. The Award’s executive office now welcomes nominations from creative ind ...

Sheikh Zayed Book Award 2015 call for nominations

Abu Dhabi,

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award has announced accepting nominations for its ninth cycle of 2014/2015 starting this month until September 1, 2014. The Award’s executive office now welcomes nominations from creative individual ...

2013 Sheikh Zayed Book Award Winners Announced

Abu Dhabi,

The Arab World’s most sought-after prize made the announcement in a press conference held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Abu Dhabi, in the presence of H.E. Mohammad Khalaf Al mazrouei, member of the award's board of tr ...

Sheikh Zayed Book Award Shortlist Announced

Abu Dhabi,

Three titles under each of “Contribution to the Development of Nations” and “Literary and Art Criticism” As part of its yearly practice, Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced its shortlisted candidates in “Contribution to t ...

Translation Award receives increased nominations

Abu Dhabi,

Prof. Albert Mutlaq: “Sheikh Zayed Book Award is dedicated to quality beyond any other considerations” Abu Dhabi, August 8, 2012 – The Sheikh Zayed Book Award’s “Translation” Category has been attracting significant a ...

Spotlight on Fine Art Award winner

Abu Dhabi,

Iyad Abdullah: “Winning Sheikh Zayed Book Award contributed to my selection amongst 18 international specialists” “The Award is a grand honor which the contestants must work hard to earn it”  Parallel to the progre ...

Sheikh Zayed Book Award winners 2011

Abu Dhabi,

The Board of Trustees of the "Sheikh Zayed Book Award" under the chairmanship of His Excellency Sheikh Sultan Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, met to review and discuss the report of the Award’s ...

Sheikh Zayed Book Award Longlist Announced

Abu Dhabi,

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced today, December 13th, its longlist of book titles for two of its categories; “Children’s Literature” and “Young Author”. Eight books have been long-listed under each of the two categ ...

A New Board of Trustees for Sheikh Zayed Book Award

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi, September 19, 2011 – A new Board of Trustees had been assigned to head the Sheikh Zayed Book Award, replacing the Higher Executive Committee which acted as the ruling entity over the past five years since the ...

Zayed Book Award Withdraws Literature Award

Abu Dhabi,

It has come to Shiekh Zayed Book Award’s attention that some entities have raised serious concerns with respect the scientific research methodologies and ethics employed by the author, Dr. Hafnaoui Baali, in the book ent ...

The Award creates hype at Frankfurt Book Fair

Abu Dhabi,

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award’s participation at Frankfurt Book Fair this year has lured international attention towards rising Arabic literary creativity. The Award’s fine selection of present winners captured the interes ...

Sheikh Zayed Book Award Presentation Ceremony 2010

Abu Dhabi,

Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi has won the Cultural Personality of the year 2010 award, which is part of the fourth edition of Sheikh Zayed Book Award. T ...

Announcing the Winner for Publising and Distribution

Abu Dhabi,

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced the Egyptian “Nahdet Misr Publishing and Printing” winner of its “Publishing and Distribution” Award in its fourth session 2009/2010. The Award’s Advisory Council’s recognition ca ...

Call For Nominations For Sheikh Zayed Book Award

Abu Dhabi,

Rashed Al Oraimi, the Secretary General, announced on the 19th of May 2009  the official call for nominations for Sheikh Zayed Book Award; an international awards program to recognize writers, translators, novelists and ...

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award Ceremony 2009

Abu Dhabi,

Under the patronage of HRH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan , Chief of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court , the awarding ceremony of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award was held at the Emirates Palace on Wednesday the 18th of March ...

18 March Marks the Biggest event of the year

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi, March 15, 2009 – These are quite busy times for Sheikh Zayed Book Award as it is currently preparing for its Third Yearly Awarding Ceremony, according to Mr. Rashed Al Oraimi, the Secretary General of the Awar ...

2009 Sheikh Zayed Book Award for Arts and Translation

Abu Dhabi,

Abu Dhabi February 21, 2009 – Secretary General, Rashed Al Oraimi announced today the winners in two categories, arts and translation for the 2009 sheikh Zayed book awards. The award for best translated book is grante ...

Countdown-begins

Abu Dhabi,

Zayed Book Award winner in literature announced next Sunday Abu Dhabi, February 4, 2009- The advisory council of sheikh Zayed book award convened yesterday to discuss the evaluation results of its third round nominati ...

Sheikh Zayed Book Award hosts a seminar in Cairo

Abu Dhabi,

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award joined an assembly of renowned cultural and literary figures in a seminar entitled “Children’s Literature: Shaping the Future” as part of its participation in Cairo International Book Fair On ...